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Thursday, Dec 17, 2020, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Webinar: Providers Only: The Hartford Talks - Cancer & Aging

This free monthly virtual educational series is for all healthcare professionals who care for older adults with a cancer diagnosis. Please [...]

Thursday, Jan 21, 2021, 4:00PM - 5:00PM

Webinar: Providers Only: The Hartford Talks - Cancer & Aging

This free monthly virtual educational series is for all healthcare professionals who care for older adults with a cancer diagnosis. Please [...]

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Welcome to The Institute of Living

The Institute of Living’s model of care is derived from a long-standing humanistic tradition and a rigorous commitment to scientific advances. Treatment at the Institute of Living is based on respect for the dignity and individuality of each patient. Learn more by downloading the Patient Healthcare Guide & Journal.


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FDA Approves Nasal Spray for Depression

The federal Food & Drug Administration has approved a nasal spray to treat depression - and it's not without controversy. Hartford Hospital Institute of Living researcher Mirela Lotus explains.

Teens & Suicide

Connecticut has been rocked by a number of high profile teen suicides in 2019. Dr. Laura Saunders from Hartford HealthCare's Behavioral Health Network talks about how to bring up the topic with your teens.


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How Human Resilience Withers During COVID-19, And What You Can do About it

The tenacity of the COVID-19 pandemic, with no end to the upheaval and change it’s caused in our lives, undermines [...]

Awaiting Election Outcomes Can Cause Anxiety: Here’s How to Keep Your Cool

If the 2020 U.S. presidential election has left you feeling stressed and anxious, you are not alone and that feeling [...]

Her Life-Saving Relief From Major Depression: TMS’ 3,000 Magnetic Pulses

Exactly 3,000 magnetic pulses restore Martha Rhodes’ mental equilibrium and happiness. For Rhodes, a 71-year-old retired advertising executive from Danbury, [...]

How to Plan Your First COVID-19 Thanksgiving

We’ve rescheduled, postponed or reimagined everything from weddings to graduations in this COVID-19 world of ours, but now we must [...]

Boo! Why Horror Movies Might Be Good for You During COVID-19

Great news for anyone who barely flinches at the sight of Jason Vorhees, yearns for phone calls from Freddy Kreuger [...]

The Fab 5 Ways Exercise Can Change Your Life

Would you trade 150 minutes of exercise a week for a 33 percent lower risk of dying than people who [...]


Popular Events

Wednesday, Nov 25, 2020, 4:30PM - 6:00PM

Spine Pre-Op Patient Education - Online

** To register online, please do not use Internet Explorer. **

This webinar is for patients who will undergo spine surgery, [...]

Monday, Nov 30, 2020, 6:30PM - 7:30PM

Webinar: Maternity Tour

This webinar is an overview of what to expect with parking, admissions, visitation, Labor & Delivery, Postpartum, Lactation services at [...]

Tuesday, Dec 01, 2020, 11:00AM - 12:00PM

Breastfeeding Support Group - Online

This free weekly online support group is for moms who have feeding questions and/or want general breastfeeding support. The group is run by [...]

 

 

 

 

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